Diego Cocca offered the teaching type he hopes to adapt as Tigres UANL’s new supervisor, emphasizing that ‘it is not if the workforce wins, however how the workforce wins.’
Cocca changed Miguel ‘Piojo’ Herrera earlier this month, after the previous head coach was fired following a disappointing 2022 Apertura marketing campaign that noticed Tigres fall to Pachuca within the Liguilla quarterfinals.
Now, Cocca takes over after main Atlas FC to 2 back-to-back Liga MX titles and breaking their 70-year trophy drought.
“Kinds and manners are key, profitable how one can doesn’t exist, to win you must go in search of it and we’re going to search for a method, which is ours, and we’re going to discover it collectively. You will have an thought and a method of feeling soccer,” he stated in his first press convention.
“That is Tigres, a brand new starting, with different gamers, with one other mentality and we are going to discover our solution to win, I’ve no doubts.”
Cocca indicated that he’ll first get to know his new roster all through the preseason, earlier than making rash choices on new signings and reinforcements.
“After I needed to handle gamers of expertise, hierarchy, age, it is simpler, we’ll agree in two minutes, they’re all professionals, they offer themselves to the utmost daily and communication can be straightforward so long as it is clear and concise, I’ve no doubts I need to work with them, discuss to them and construct a profitable workforce,” he stated referring to Piojo’s remark that the roster is “previous.”
“The one request we made was the contractual concern, this was current, we are going to discuss gamers later, I’m excited in regards to the squad that Tigres has, we are going to discover a method to enhance them. The gamers who can come to provide a top quality bonus will at all times be evaluated, however we’ve not talked about something in the present day.”
The 2023 Clausura kicks off on January 6, giving Cocca loads of time to regulate earlier than main a aggressive match.